Baltimore, MD – Police have arrested 67-year-old William Steven Albaugh, a*deacon for Baltimore’s St. Joseph’s Church, after Verizon found he was storing child porn on their servers.
Detectives first became aware of Albaugh after*Verizon Online notified the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that that Albaugh, a subscriber to their Verizon Online Backup and Sharing, was storing child porn on their online cloud storage system.
Albaugh was arrested on March 1st, and admitted he had been viewing child porn since the ’70s but that he would never harm a child. Police would discover*child porn on both his Verizon account and on a flash drive, and would seize two PCs and an iPad.
Police do not feel any of the images they found depict children*from St. Joseph’s, its school, or the Fullerton community. The*Archdiocese of Baltimore released a statement *stating they have never*received*any prior allegations against Albaugh, who was ordained in 1996.
Albaugh was charged with*possessing*child*pornography*and has since been released on*$75,000 bond as the investigation continues.
While any story concerning child*pornography*is concerning, I also find it a bit concerning that Verizon is checking out the files their customer’s are backing up.…
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